Before we update you with Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies, let’s take a look about the actor’s persona.
Sylvester Stallone is better known as Michael Sylvester Gardenzio who is the famous American actor, scriptwriter and filmmaker. He’s known for a number of action sequences performed by him, including Barney Ross in The Expandable movies between a period from 2010-2014, boxer Rocky (title role played by him in the Rocky series) and more. He’s also credited with writing almost all 14 movies in 3 franchises and directed many of them.
Stallone has a number of feats in his name. For example, one of his films Rocky was included in the national film registry with movie props already placed in a museum named Smithsonian. The star actor has been awarded numerous times. In the year 1977, he was awarded for as many as 2 Academy Awards for his role in Rocky (1977) in the category of best performance (as an actor) and best screenplay.
His name includes, among 2 others who have received both the nominations for the same film. The other two who have received the same awards in the above categories include Orson Welles and Charles Chaplin. Stallone has also received his first ever Golden Globe recognition award for his effort in reprising the character of Rocky Balboa in none other than Ryan Coogler’s 2015 released film Creed.
Early Life and Hollywood Career
Before we present you with Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies, let’s have alook at his early life and film career.
Stallone was born on born July 6, 1946 in NY (New York) city. His father was Frank Stallone, Sr was both beautician and a hairdresser. His father was actually born in Italy and then immigrated to the States during 1930s. His mother is half Russian and half French. He also has a younger brother named Frank Stallone who’s both a musician and an actor.
Silvister has a long Hollywood career in which he has done numerous films. He has also achieved numerous awards and recognition in the past as well. Some of his films include- The Party at Kitty and Stud’s (1971), Rocky (1976). This was the film that gained him worldwide fame. The script was written by him. His other movies include Escape to Victory (1981), First Blood (1982), etc. Some of his recent ones include Rambo (2008), The Expendables (2010) and Creed.
The major success for Stallone came in the form of The Expendables (2010) that was released on August 13, 2010. The acting, script writing and direction were all done by Stallone himself. Some other stars who joined him in this movie as Jet Li, Dolph Lundgren and Jason Statham. The film collected almost $34,825,135 in its opening week and attained the number one slot at the US box office.
Now, let’s take a look at the Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies
Sylvester Stallone upcoming movies in 2017
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2
Movie Name: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Released Date: April 25, 2017
Directed By: James Gunn
Produced By: Kevin Feige
Casts: Bradley Cooper, Sylvester Stallone, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Michael Rooker
ESCAPE PLAN 2: HADES
Movie Name: Escape Plan 2: Hades
Released Date: 2018 (TBA)
Directed By: Steven C. Miller
Written By: Miles Chapman
Casts: Dave Bautista, Sylvester Stallone, Jaime King